Geoff Knox

Managing Partner,
Head of Energy and Mining

Geoff Knox

Geoff has 30 years experience in project finance advisory and lending roles covering a wide range of power, renewable energy, oil & gas and mining assignments in both developing and developed markets. During a varied banking career he has worked for major project finance houses (Chemical Bank, ANZ Investment Bank and HSBC) and as an independent consultant.

At Portland, Geoff has continued to work on large project financings in a broad spectrum of geographies and sectors. He has advised a number of the leading export credit agencies including UK Export Finance, China Eximbank, Korea Exim Bank, KSure, JBIC, NEXI, US Exim Bank, BPI (formerly COFACE) and SACE on projects in the upstream oil & gas, refining, petrochemical, mining power and renewables sectors. Notable transactions include Coral South FLNG, OCTP/Sankofa, Roy Hill, Wa’ad Al Shamal, REFICAR and Barka3/Sohar2.

Geoff has a BSc(Eng) in Chemical Engineering from Imperial College, London and a Masters of Science in Business Administration from Boston University.

Geoff knox | +44 (0)20 7183 8387 | geoff.knox@portlandadvisers.com